YouTube Releases Staggering New User Stats

May 2013

YouTube has released some staggering new stats:

  • 1 billion unique monthly visitors, connecting 15% of the planet to videosimage from
  • users are watching more than 6 billion hours of video each month
  • that’s almost an hour a month for every person on Earth and 50% more this year than last

  • there are 55,000 YouTube partner channels
  • they collectively represent more than 14 million subscribers and almost 800 million video views

To celebrate YouTube created this promo video: